Evelyn Webb Williams

Profile

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  • Time Zone
    Central

  • Organization
    Adaptive Restoration LLC

  • Role
    Scientist Mentor: I will mentor teams of students online

  • Research Interests (300 words)
    I'm a conservation geneticist. I'm interested in genetic diversity at multiple scales. I work with many plants and ecosystems, but right now I work on prairie restoration.

  • Profile Question 1
    What is your favorite plant? Why?

  • Answer the question you selected for profile question 1 here (300 words):
    My favorite plant is the Bur Oak tree, Quercus macrocarpa. I also really like potatoes because French fries are one of my favorite foods.

  • Profile Question 2
    What is best about being a scientist?

  • Answer the question you selected for profile question 2 here (300 words):
    I get to be outside a LOT and help create beautiful landscapes.

  • Profile Question 3
    When and why did you decide to go into a science career?

  • Answer the question you selected for profile question 3 here (300 words):
    When I was little, I admired my aunt because she knew all the names of the plants. I wanted to know the names! Also, when she was in the field, she got to see a bear. That made being a scientist seem so cool.

  • Availability
    I am currently available for mentoring, please send me team match invitations

  • Capacity: How many teams at a time are you comfortable working with?
    2

Recent Posts

smsramigfall2022 project 12 Evelyn Webb Williams

Hello Karina and Team!

  Thanks for the update, and for writing out your hypothesis and conclusions! In the end, how many seeds in each bottle germinated? Is it that Red Bull didn't make the plant grow, or that Red Bull didn't make…

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smsramigfall2022 project 12 Evelyn Webb Williams

Hello Karina, Tommy, and team Cool Coriander,

  Thank you for the update and the picture of the set up! So you have two plants, one growing in the bottle with red bull and one in the bottle with water, but none in the bottle with half water…

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smsramigfall2022 project 12 Evelyn Webb Williams

Hi Natalie and Tommy and Team Cool Coriander,

  Have fun at the party! That's too bad that nothing's growing. I hope that after the weekend you'll start to see something! How often are you watering? Unfortunately I wasn't…

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